Average Bench: 125% (1st of 980)

Based on 23 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-7980XE CPU @ 2.60GHz

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-7980XE averaged 25.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-7980XE near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Multi Core Integer Speed 2,714Pts
Multi Core Floating Point Speed 3,083Pts

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-7980XE is 40.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-7980XE performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Floating Point Speed 124Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 123Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 23 samples)
Min Avg Max
98.8 SC Int 123 141
80.9 SC Float 124 145
101 SC Mixed 126 142
99.3% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
397 QC Int 486 562
409 QC Float 498 574
389 QC Mixed 484 563
111% 490 Pts
Min Avg Max
2,177 MC Int 2,714 3,192
2,432 MC Float 3,083 3625
2,326 MC Mixed 2,931 3,437
435% 2,909 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 139
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 550
QC Float 570
QC Mixed 556
127% 558 Pts
MC Int 3,112
MC Float 3,556
MC Mixed 3,371
500% 3,346 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 141
108% 134 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 520
118% 522 Pts
MC Int 2875
MC Float 3,283
MC Mixed 3,095
461% 3,084 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 140
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 546
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 488
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 2,756
MC Float 3,145
MC Mixed 2,988
443% 2963 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 121
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 127
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 479
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 480
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 2,383
MC Float 2,718
MC Mixed 2,587
383% 2,562 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 110
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 455
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 2,634
MC Float 3,020
MC Mixed 2,888
426% 2,847 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 126
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 125
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 404
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 2,344
MC Float 2664
MC Mixed 2,518
375% 2509 Pts
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-7980XE Extreme Edition Processor (24.75M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'17
Processor Numberi9-7980XE
# of Cores18
# of Threads36
Cache24.75 MB
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX2, AVX-512
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Recommended Price$1979.00 - $1999.00
Clock Speed2.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP165 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels4
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes44

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Turbo Boost 3.0 TechYes
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

Package

Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2066

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes

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1 day ago.

intel overheating bullshit


Excellent

9 days ago.

Great CPU, but uses over 1000W when overclocked. Go for the 7940X/8700K for overclocking or a used Xeon.


Excellent

12 hrs ago.

Price!!!


Good

3 days ago.

it is good for video incodeing


Terrible

6 days ago.

ITS HOT LIKE YOUR MAMA


Excellent

21 days ago.

Monster!!


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